Gene L. Coon

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beam v. 1968 R. Hamner & G. L. Coon Taste of Armageddon in J. Blish Star Trek 213 Kirk beamed down to the planet with Mr. Spock.
Klingon n. 1967 G.L. Coon Errand of Mercy (Star Trek episode) (transcription) We are to proceed to Organia and take whatever steps are necessary to prevent the Klingons from using it as a base. Ibid. The Klingons are a military dictatorship. War is their way of life. Life under the Klingon rule would be very unpleasant.
phaser n. 1968 R. Hamner & G. L. Coon Taste of Armageddon in J. Blish Star Trek 213 In view of the warning, they all carried number-one phasers, in addition to a tricorder.
photon torpedo n. 1968 R. Hamner & G. L. Coon Taste of Armageddon in J. Blish Star Trek 2 22 I wanted to bounce a couple of dozen photon torpedoes off them for a starter.
universal translator n. 1967 G. L. Coon Metamorphosis (Star Trek episode) (transcription) [Kirk] The universal translator on the shuttlecraft. We can try that, talk to that thing. [Spock] The translator is for use with more congruent life forms. [Kirk] Adjust it, change it…. Adjusting the translator will give you something to do.